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New Brinsley Nottinghamshire
Known as Jerry, he was the son of Joseph and Elizabeth Paxton and the brother of Thomas and Harry Paxton and Sarah Wright.
He was a miner at Brinsley Colliery.
05 Oct 1916
808743 - CWGC Website
New Brinsley Nottinghamshire
11th Bn Northumberland Fusiliers
Paxton enlisted on January 18th 1915. He received shoulder and hand wounds near Armentieres on September 6th 1915 and invalided home. He returned to France on February 28th 1916 and was killed on the Somme on October 5th that year.
Source: Eastwood and Kimberley Advertiser
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